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Church to cut fossil fuel investment

Thu, 2015-04-30 16:34
The Church of England will sell investments worth £12m in companies where more than 10% of revenue comes from the "worst-polluting" of fossil fuels.

China says no to amateur weathermen

Thu, 2015-04-30 16:30
China has banned individuals and organisations from issuing unofficial weather forecasts from 1 May.

Papers' verdict on Question Time special

Thu, 2015-04-30 16:16
The press examines Thursday's televised grilling of the three main party leaders, with some saying Ed Miliband "stumbled" over Labour's economic record and others focusing on his rejection of a pact with the SNP.

VIDEO: Meet 'the Middle East's Jon Stewart'

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:40
Egyptian Bassem Youssef - hailed as the Middle East's answer to popular US TV satirist Jon Stewart - presents his own take on the state of his country and the turmoil engulfing the wider region.

Russia beefs up anti-piracy laws

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:38
Russian websites that help people download pirated movies, music and software are being warned by the authorities to mend their ways.

Campaign heads for final weekend

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:30
Labour leader Ed Miliband will urge Scots to reconnect with their Labour-supporting history as campaigning prepares to enter the final weekend.

Football 'must level jobs playing field'

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:30
Opening up football careers to more than just men

Borrowers warned on mortgage deals

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:21
Home-owners wanting to take advantage of tumbling mortgage rates are being warned to look out for high fees attached to them.

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:13
What's Batman about to reveal?

VIDEO: Three leaders in 90 seconds

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:10
Highlights of the 90 minute Question Time special in 90 seconds.

Tour de Yorkshire riders saddle up

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:07
Riders prepare for the start of the first Tour de Yorkshire, inspired by the success of last year's Grand Depart.

The migration of the eagle hunters

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:05
The migration of the eagle hunters

The rape of Berlin

Thu, 2015-04-30 15:02
How Soviet troops took revenge on German women

Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts again

Thu, 2015-04-30 14:52
The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupts for the third time in eight days, sending a large plume of dark grey smoke and ash into the air.

The women who are obsessed with Parkour

Thu, 2015-04-30 14:22
The women flocking to take up Parkour

Mumford and Sons: 'There's a lot we can improve'

Thu, 2015-04-30 14:20
Mumford and Sons set the record straight on their 'new' sound

'Liberated' Wiggins plans to attack

Thu, 2015-04-30 14:06
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he is not trying to win the inaugural three-day race in Yorkshire but plans to go on the attack.

VIDEO: Leanne Wood: 'Coalition with Labour unlikely'

Thu, 2015-04-30 14:03
Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says while a coalition with Labour would be unlikely but she would enter negotiations to get the best deal for Wales.

SNP leader faces audience questions

Thu, 2015-04-30 14:02
Nicola Sturgeon tells a live TV audience in Glasgow that the SNP would have 'big influence and big clout' in Westminster.

Grandee casts doubt over electoral system

Thu, 2015-04-30 13:52
Lord Gus O'Donnell warns that the general election could throw up a result which puts real strain on the current electoral system, Laura Kuenssberg writes.